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2016-04-30

The New York Post: Leicester City’s Cinderella story can find its happy ending as soon as Sunday at Manchester United

Leicester City, pegged by many “experts” for relegation before the season began and a 5,000-1 shot to win league, is just one win away from clinching its first top-flight title.

posted 2016/04/30 by MarketWatch.com - Top Stories

The Wall Street Journal: Hoosier State increasingly looks like Ted Cruz’s last stand

Sen. Ted Cruz, in a last-ditch effort to derail Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, is trying to marshal support from governors, former rivals and other anti-Trump Republicans in advance of the make-or-break primary Tuesday in Indiana.

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NewsWatch: Live blog recap: Warren Buffett, Charlie Munger field questions at Berkshire meeting

Read the recap of our live blog of the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, where Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger fielded questions from shareholders, analysts and journalists in an event that's come to be known as "Woodstock for Capitalists."

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The Wall Street Journal: The 100th anniversary of the estate tax

In 1916, as World War I raged in Europe, Congress wanted to boost U.S. revenues in case America joined the fighting.

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The Wall Street Journal: Obama gets ‘West Wing’ assistance in gearing up for final correspondents dinner

Comic and commentator Larry Wilmore hosts this year’s iteration of an event that’s been quasi-mocked as ‘nerd prom’ even as it’s grown glitzier by the year.

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The Wall Street Journal: The yin and yang of Twitter’s tax breaks in San Francisco

Across the U.S., tensions over gentrification have given rise to community benefits agreements, which seek concessions from developers in exchange for community support for their projects. Activists hail such agreements when they benefit those likely to be displaced by neighborhood…

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The Wall Street Journal: Berkshire Hathaway earnings rise despite stumbles in insurance, railroads

Berkshire Hathaway, the firm run by investor Warren Buffett, reported net income of $5.59 billion, up from $5.16 billion in the same period a year earlier.

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NewsWatch: Live blog: Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting

Follow the action--and reaction--to the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting as Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger field questions from shareholders, analysts and journalists in an event that's come to be known as "Woodstock for Capitalists."

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NewsWatch: Take this quiz and find out how much you have in common with Warren Buffett

Berkshire Hathaway’s annual meeting kicks off in Omaha, Neb., on Saturday, so get ready to feast on a buffet of Warren Buffett coverage in the coming days. But start with this quiz.

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20 words you need to know to avoid getting fleeced by Wall Street

Wall Street Journal investing columnist Jason Zweig guides investors down Wall Street in his new book, ‘The Devil’s Financial Dictionary.’

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40 books every self-respecting investor needs to read

Michael Batnick, aka the Irrelevant Investor, highlights the masters — from Lefevre to Lynch to Lewis.

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Market Snapshot: Wall Street not rewarding low-expectation earnings beats

Earnings beats this season have been cheapened as lower-than-usual expectations baked into estimates are causing little fanfare with investors when companies top the Wall Street consensus.

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